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1969 IBM Model D Executive Serial # 8377789 1969 IBM Model D Executive typewriter, Serial # 8377789 Erik Bruchez's 1969 IBM Model D Executive typewriter. 2023-03-20 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Erik Bruchez: 1969 IBM Model D Executive Serial # 8377789 This beautiful Model D Executive is transiting through my place on its way to another collector. It features the Bold Face #2 typeface.

The machine worked to some degree when I got it. I gave it a basic cleaning and now it works pretty well. The power roller seems fine.

Pictures before cleaning.

Weight: 48.4 lbs / 22 kg

UPDATE: Machine works much better after internal cleaning.

1969 IBM Model D Executive #8377789

Status: Sightings
Hunter: Erik Bruchez (ebruchez)
Created: 03-12-2023 at 11:12PM
Last Edit: 03-20-2023 at 01:37PM


Description:

This beautiful Model D Executive is transiting through my place on its way to another collector. It features the Bold Face #2 typeface.

The machine worked to some degree when I got it. I gave it a basic cleaning and now it works pretty well. The power roller seems fine.

Pictures before cleaning.

Weight: 48.4 lbs / 22 kg

UPDATE: Machine works much better after internal cleaning.

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Hunter: Erik Bruchez (ebruchez)

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Points: 10995

I started collecting my first pre-WW2 standard typewriters in 2017. Since then I have added a few machines to my collection, which now ranges from the 1890s to the 1980s. As of 2020, I have more big standard (desktop) typewriters than portables, and a few standard electrics.



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